Aircraft Accidents Blog

Investigation into Malaysia Airlines MH17 Crash Continues Black Box Obtained

On Thursday, July 17, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 with nearly 300 people on board went down near the town of Torez in eastern Ukraine. According to recent reports, the plane was brought down by a surface-to-air missile, possibly by rebels in the area. A U.S. official who declined to be identified according to CNN,... Read More

Toronto Plane Skids Off JFK Runway

Federal officials revealed that an aircraft originating from Toronto has been reported as skidding off a JFK International Airport runway on Sunday, January 5th, 2014. With an estimated landing time of 8:00 a.m, the Endeavor Air Bombardier CRJ jet slid in the slippery conditions while trying to execute a turn from the runway onto a... Read More